May 16, 1978 (30th Parliament, 3rd Session)

PC

James Aloysius McGrath

Progressive Conservative

Mr. McGrath:

May I ask the minister if it is the intention of the government to ask Statistics Canada not to proceed with its plan to change the base rate in the consumer price index from the 1971 dollar to the 1974 dollar, which again, of course, will give the false impression that this government has inflation under control?

Topic:   ORAL QUESTION PERIOD
Subtopic:   STATISTICS CANADA
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